Your Solution isn’t My Solution

Last night while I was putting the kids to bed my 4 year old daughter tried her typical stalling routine.  “Daddy, I need to get something from downstairs”.  At bedtime we usually read books in the upstairs hallway and both kids have a bedtime snack and...

Kanban Reboot, Part II – Breaking Bad Habits

In Part I of this series, I talked about why we were changing our processes to better align with the type of work we are doing as well as some of the business challenges and different outcomes we wanted to get.  It’s been just over 2 weeks since we started and...

Why Agile is So Hard

The building we work in has shared bathrooms that are locked.  We used to have 2 keys to the men’s washroom hanging on push-pins next to the door so we don’t have to cut a key for every person in the office or for guests.  Recently some ladies joined our...